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Screen Millionaires

After being part of Kashmir’s routine for decades, media liberalisation took Doordarshan’s audience away to private channels. Delhi spent billions in a brand new channel, the DD Kashir. But it did not click because of mismanagement, fraud and emphasis on mere propaganda. Now,…

Special Report

Election Takeaways

After Jammu and Kashmir concluded the security-intensive Lok Sabha polls that exhibited low participation, Shams Irfan reports the tensions in…

Sports
Nisar Ahmad Mir Wushu Inspector A handicraft artisan’s son fought odds to become the only male in his modest family to study and become Kashmir’s only Wushu coach and judge, reports Saima Bhat

Wushu Inspector

A handicraft artisan’s son fought odds to become the only male in his modest family to study and become Kashmir’s…

Personality

Morup Stanzin

In a major setback to BJP’s Ladakh unit local journalists alleged that senior politicians tried to bribe them just before…

Briefing

Briefing

JAMMU Over the last few years, ‘honour’ killings are being reported from Jammu and Kashmir. Last week, a husband Tota…

Editorial
editorial kashmir life srinagar on ramzan ul mubarak

Ramzan Responsibilities

What has been usually seen in Kashmir during the Muslim month of fasting is that the governance structure gets into…

Discourse
Wildlife In Kashmir Politics Two-leopards-caught-in-Budgam-village kashmir life discourse

Wildlife In Kashmir Politics

by Masood Hussain Politics is hugely influenced by wildlife, especially by the lion. In every country, there is somebody who…

Books Bulbulshah Mosque. KL Image: Bilal Bahadur
Kashmir’s First Preacher

In this brief write-up, Dr Darakhshan Abdullah offers an idea about Islam’s emphasis on preaching while offering basic details about…

Entrepreneurship

Dial For A Gift

She was in the MBA classroom when she started her business from her upmarket residence. She takes orders for gifts…

Pulse

Painting Pain

Forced by the situation to drop out of the school to support his labourer father, a young man has kept…

Education
The signboards could be misleading but both institutions are in the same building. KL Image by Faheem Mir

College Abundance

All of sudden, there is a huge race for more colleges. With additional 52 colleges announced by the governor in…

Conflict
Bashir Ahmad with his father in this family photo.

Suicide On Road

After finding the situation not conducive to sustain his family, a man who availed the rehabilitation package to return home,…

Ecology

Halt Hokersar

Though the project is in its final stage of implementation to reduce the de-siltation, the famous Hokersar wetland requires immediate…

Society
Jana Begum rowing her boat. KL Image by Samreena Nazir

Bridging A Village

A fisherwoman stopped going to sell her husband’s catch after situation prevented her leaving her five daughters unguarded at home.…

Human Rights
Ghulam Hassan Bangi at his shop. - Ruined Life - Kashmir Life - Story

Ruined for life

After losing his eyesight to the pellets, a young man fought odds to come to the terms with enforced disability.…

Tourism

Hoekh Suen Is Back

As better earning population is consuming fresh vegetables around the year pushing the traditional dried vegetables to history, a hospitality…

Business

Keeping The Date

For managing 365 days and decorating the kitchen walls, Kashmir alone consumes almost three million wall calendars a year. Detailed…

Governance
Family members of prisoners protesting at Press Colony.

Jail Unrest?

Days after a fight between the jail officials and the prisoners in central jail Srinagar, a series of interventions started…

Life Story

A Brave Heart

By fishing out more than two dozen bodies and saving several men alive from different water bodies, Lelhar’s fisherman has…

Media

Wow, 10 Years!

In the last decade of our uninterrupted operations, a number of journalists remained associated with Kashmir Life. Some came to…